From State Highway Four to LeSueur, the Minnesota River flows gently through the fertile farmland of the southwestern part of the state. The Minnesota River today is far removed from the powerful glacial River Warren that carved out its wide valley. There are no major rapids. About rapids classes. Tell me more about this river's landscape, wildlife, and history.
Minnesota River Water Trail sections and maps:
- Ortonville to Granite Falls (Map)
- Granite Falls to State Hwy 4 (Map)
- State Hwy 4 to LeSueur (Map)
- LeSueur to Fort Snelling (Map)
Brown, Nicollet, Blue Earth, and Le Sueur Counties, southern Minnesota
Contact DNR Parks and Trails Southern Regional Office: (320) 359-6067.